Open House and En Plein Air

Fuquay-Varina Downtown will host the En Plein Air Paint-off and the new Fuquay-Varina Arts Center will host an open house!  The perfect time to get out and enjoy the arts in downtown!

Friday, May 17
En Plein Air Paint-off from 12 – 7 pm in the Fuquay and Varina downtown districts.

En Plein Air means to paint in the open air! Stroll through downtown to see artists capture the beauty of Fuquay-Varina on canvas!   An event map will be available the week of the event at  

Fuquay-Varina Chorale Performance at 7:00 pm at the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center.

This impressive community chorus performs at the new Arts Center. Tickets are $8 each.
En Plein Air-2015

Saturday, May 18

Join us for the Open House celebrating the new Fuquay-Varina Arts Center located at 123 E. Vance Street, Fuquay-Varina. 

Take part in art classes, exhibits and performances throughout the day!  Don’t miss the gallery display of  En Plein Air Paint-off art works from the past 8 years. Artists will continue painting their landscape canvases today in downtown!  Here’s a short line-up!

10:30 am      
Dance RecitalFVAC dance classes perform. (Free) 

2:00 pm         Fuquay-Varina Chorale Performance(Tickets are $8 each)

6:30 pm         Pre-auction Art Viewing — View finished works of art from the En Plein Air Paint-off. (Free)

7:00 pm         En Plein Air AuctionIf you want to take home an original work of art from the En Plein Air paint-off,  you’ll need to take part in this fun, spirited auction!  Win or lose the bid…either way, it’s a lot of fun!


Art Center Open House